Features, Evaluation, and Treatment of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Overview

4.5 out of 5 (178 Reviews)

Credits

1.50

Post Assesment Questions

8

Release Date

5 Oct 2020

Expiration Date

20 Apr 2022

Last Reviewed

20 Apr 2021

Estimated Time To Finish

90 Minutes

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Activity Description

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), the highly contagious infectious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), has had a catastrophic effect on the world’s demographics resulting in more than 2.9 million deaths worldwide, emerging as the most consequential global health crisis since the era of the influenza pandemic of 1918.

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Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of nurse practitioners.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be better able to:

  • Identify the etiology and epidemiology of COVID-19.
  • Describe the clinical features and radiological findings expected in patients with COVID-19.
  • Summarize the latest available treatment in the management of COVID-19, including the different vaccines available to prevent COVID-19.
  • Outline the pharmacologic therapy as it applies to Features, Evaluation, and Treatment of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Michael S. on 2/12/2021

too long questionauer.

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Neelima T. on 10/15/2020

Excellent article, hope to use this for future CME.

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maybe you should partner with Doximity (my son used to work for them but no longer)

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Include subtopics: COVID 19 vaccination, Airway management in COVID 19, Mechanical Ventilation in COVID 19

Hassam Z. on 2/5/2021

good

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thanks guys

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good review

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Great presentation

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This practice helped me a lot in developping my medical carrier,now I am able to treat most of diseases

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Todd R. on 2/9/2021

Thank you! "Social distancing" is a divisive term. It should be changed to "physical distancing" which is more accurate.

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It's an excellent platform for clinical knowledge updates for practising physicians

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